Geriatric assessment tools
A 22-page pre-visit questionnaire helps you gather extensive family and social histories for elderly patients.
Use the follow-up form to help focus visits with established elderly patients.
This document provides a flow chart for visits to screen patients for common geriatric problems, as well as a basic screening questionnaire. It also includes a form to guide you through assessments for mobility problems and falls.
The incontinence visit form will guide you through the process of assessing the severity, type and root cause of incontinence, as well as determining treatment and follow up.
Use the incontinence follow-up form to prepare incontinent patients for subsequent office visits.
"Community resources for falls" provides a model format your practice can follow to create a list of resources for elderly patients specific to your area.
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